Album Preview: Albert Hammond Jr.

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Foals’ New Interactive 3D Music Video

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Foals, our favorite quintet from Oxford, has put GoPro’s new spherical virtual reality technology to awesome use in their newly-released music video for “Mountain At My Gates”, the second single off their forthcoming album, What Went Down. Esteemed photographer/director Nabil, who has worked with a long list of notable artists that includes Kanye West, Bon Iver, The Black Eyed Peas, Nicki Minaj, and John Legend, directed the video that allows viewers to interact á la Google Maps Street View. (more…)

Top 5 on KX 93.5: Cold Treats

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Every Friday on the KX 93.5 Morning show with Tyler Russell, international TV and radio personality Lynda Halligan stops by the KX 93.5 Pearl Street studio for a Top 5 countdown.

The heat and humidity of summer inspired Lynda to present this week’s Top 5 on the best places to cool down with a cold treat in Laguna Beach:

5) Gelato Paradiso (448 S Coast Hwy, between Nick’s & Tortilla Republic)

This place makes their waffle cones fresh every day. (more…)

A Welcome Wilco Surprise

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Wilco, famous for songs like “Jesus, etc.”, “California Stars”, and “I Am Trying to Break Your Heart”, has been trending recently for pulling a ‘Beyoncé’. (more…)

KX 93.5 Live In Studio: Urban Cone

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Stockholm-bred indie band Urban Cone charmed the KX93.5 studio with a live performance last week. (more…)

The Sharin’ Hour on Gender Identity

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The Sharin’ Hour decided to take on a serious topic last week. (more…)

Laguna Beach Emergency Preparedness on KX 93.5: Floods

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Laguna is infamous for its dazzling oceanfront. (more…)

Concert Review: The Very Best

Justin Taylor on Bass, Esau Mwamwaya singing,Johan Hugo DJing

Tuesday evening, the Observatory in Santa Ana hosted The Very Best, and our beloved station, KX 93.5, offered to liven up my week with the chance of meeting these literal beams of sunshine. (more…)

Top 5 on KX 93.5: Budget-Friendly Summer Activities

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Every Friday on the KX 93.5 Morning show with Tyler Russell, international TV and radio personalityLynda Halligan stops by the KX 93.5 Pearl Street studio for a Top 5 countdown.

Friday was the last day of school for many students. There are so many things to do in Orange County in the summer but when you run out of ideas and still have a few weeks before the kids go back to school, here are some of Lynda’s unique suggestions of things to do with them this summer:

5) Bike along the Balboa Peninsula path in Newport Beach

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Cruise to Newport Beach with or without the bikes in the car (you can rent bikes for $10-$20 all day at the Peninsula)

Ride to The Wedge, bring a picnic lunch, eat on the pier at Ruby’s or move all the way up along the coast to Huntington Beach if you’re looking for something a little more vigorous. (more…)

KX 93.5 Summer Festival Ticket Giveaways!

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KX 93.5 is giving away tickets to two SoCal music festivals this summer with stacked lineups–FYF Fest & KAABOO–and you could get your hands on a pair of tickets just by listening in!

Make sure you’re following us on Twitter and Instagram to find out when and how exactly to win.

FYF Fest 2015 Promo

FYF Fest 2015 will take place Saturday & Sunday, August 22-23 at the LA Sports Arena & Exposition Park, near the USC campus.

 KX favorites Bloc Party, Toro Y Moi, Purity Ring, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Chet FakerNeon Indian are just a few of the 50+ artists performing at the 12th annual event.

Single day tickets are already sold out but you could win a pair of General Admission tickets (a $350 value!) for both days from KX 93.5.

Check out the FYF website to peek the full lineup.

KAABOO is a new festival taking place over three days, the weekend of September 18-20th at the Del Mar Racetrack&Fairgrounds, just an hour south of Laguna Beach. (more…)